What a lovely way to spend a bit of Saturday morning: at a quilt show at the Chicago Botanic Garden! Though I took a lot of pictures, the most notable picture is of the quilt below:With a close-up view of the applique detail here:
that I bought many raffle tickets to win...I am anxiously awaiting the phone call telling me I won, but it hasn't happened. Not yet!
I'd really, really like to win this quilt.
was made from the contents of a junk drawer and knitted. Read about the artist below.
Or the next one, either. Here is a close-up of it.
See the candy wrappers?
This quilter must have some stash of candy wrappers behind her couch!
her own Girl Scout uniform, badges and sash in its construction.
I loved the name she chose for this quilt.
Please, please, please call me soon...I'm right next to my phone and I promise to take very, very good care of the quilt you painstakingly created.